Introduced Version






HOUSE BILL No. 1246

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: IC 9-18-19.

Synopsis: Purple Heart license plate for surviving spouse. Authorizes the issuance of a Purple Heart license plate to the surviving spouse of a Purple Heart decoration recipient.

Effective: July 1, 2006.





Bischoff




    January 10, 2006, read first time and referred to Committee on Roads and Transportation.







Introduced

Second Regular Session 114th General Assembly (2006)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1246



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning motor vehicles.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 9-18-19-1; (06)IN1246.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 9-18-19-1 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2006]: Sec. 1. The bureau shall design and issue a passenger vehicle license plate that will designate the vehicle as being registered to:
         (1) a person; or
        (2) the surviving spouse of a person;

who has received a Purple Heart decoration that is awarded to a person who suffers an injury while serving as a member of the armed forces of the United States.
SOURCE: IC 9-18-19-2; (06)IN1246.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. IC 9-18-19-2 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2006]: Sec. 2. A resident of Indiana who is:
         (1) a recipient of a Purple Heart decoration; or
        (2) the surviving spouse of a person described in subdivision (1);

may apply for and receive one (1) or more Purple Heart plates.